What is your Pirate to Conformist ratio?

Fast Company Co.DESIGN web series recently published an article about hiring Pirates if you want change agents in your company. The article is an excerpt from What Would Steve Jobs Do? book and basically talks about how Pirates (aka rebels in my case) are a great asset because they won’t allow your company to become[…]

Designing our mobile experience

[ Posted originally @ TripLingo.com/blog ] Application development is no small task. To do it well, companies typically start with a long and meticulous planning process for its development. Even using an “agile & lean” approach, a successful launch often follows a trajectory of build, test, have a beta release so you can conduct usability[…]

The myths of innovation – Book Review

I believe that one of the many issues that plagues many aspiring innovators is actually believing in those varying and vast amounts of myths that proceeded them regarding other great designers/developers/inventors/etc. A couple well known examples from the book are the stories of how Issac Newton discovered gravity and the great tale of how Archimedes’[…]